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People, Places, and Cultures (PPC) Courses for Classes 2016 and Later

**Any course taken on this list that is below 9 units will require additional coursework to complete the requirement.**

 

15-Computer Science

  • 15-296 (MINI) Special Topics: Images of Computing

 

16-Robotics

  • 16-397/76-369  Art, Conflict, and Technology in Northern Ireland 

 

48-Architecture

  • 48-240  Historical Survey of World Architecture and Urbanism I
  • 48-241  Modern Architecture
  • 48-371  American House and Housing

 

51-Design

  • 51-271  How People Work (for Design Minors only)

 

 54-Drama

  • 54-245 (MINI) History of Clothing I

 

57-Music

  • 57-173  Survey of Western Music History
  • 57-209, The Beatles
  • 57-283  Music History I
  • 57-284  Music History II
  • 57-306 World Music
  • 57-477  Music of the Spirit
  • 57-480  History of Black American Music

 

60-Art

  • 60-203  Concept Studio: EcoArt
  • 60-205  Modern Visual Culture 1789-1960
  • 60-206  Contemporary Visual Culture from 1960 to the Present
  • 60-355  Rights to Representation: Indigenous Peoples and Their Media

 

 62-CFA Interdisciplinary

  • 62-371  Photography the First 100 Years: 1839-1939

 

66-Dietrich Interdisciplinary

  • 66-221 Topics of Law: Introduction to Intellectual Property Law

 

70-Business

  • 70-342-Managing Across Cultures

 

76-English

  • 76-212  Utopias from Plato to Science Fiction 
  • 76-221  Books You Should Have Read by Now
  • 76-232  Introduction to African American Literature
  • 76-238  What Was the Hip Hop Generation?
  • 76-241  Introduction to Gender Studies
  • 76-245  Shakespeare: Histories and Tragedies
  • 76-247, Shakespeare: Comedies and Romances
  • 76-252  Literature and Sciences
  • 76-332  African American Literature: The African American Crime Novel
  • 76-333  African American Studies
  • 76-335  20th Century American: Mid-20th Century Fiction
  • 79-336  Oil & Water: Middle East Perspectives
  • 76-337  Introduction to Ethnic American Studies
  • 76-341  Gender and Sexuality in Performance
  • 76-347  American Literary and Cultural Studies
  • 76-349  20th Century American: The Lost Generation
  • 76-352/752 Music, Technology and Culture
  • 76-344  Studies in Print Culture
  • 76-353  Transnational Feminisms: Fiction and Film
  • 76-354  South Asian Literature
  • 76-360  Literary Journalism
  • 76-369  Art, Conflict, and Technology in Northern Ireland
  • 76-374  IDeATe- Dietrich College Cuban Interactive Documentary Project
  • 76-378  Literacy: Educational Theory and Community Practice
  • 76-386  Language & Culture
  • 76-387  Narrative and Argument
  • 76-419  Media in the Digital Age
  • 76-425  Science in the Public Sphere
  • 76-432  Advanced Seminar in African American Studies
  • 76-435  Politics and Popular Culture
  • 76 453  Literature of Empire

 

79-History

  • 79-201  Introduction to Anthropology
  • 79-202  Flesh and Spirit: Early Modern Europe, 1400-1750
  • 79-203  Social and Political Change in 20th Century Central and Eastern Europe
  • 79-205  20th/21st Century Europe
  • 79-208 (MINI) The Early Modern Witch Hunts, c. 1400-1700
  • 79-213  (MINI) The American Railroad, Past and Present
  • 79-215  The End of Colonialism and the Birth of Modern Africa, 1945-1975
  • 79-217  The War in Vietnam
  • 79-220  (MINI) Screening Mexico: Mexican Cinema, 1898 to the Present
  • 79-221, Development and Democracy in Latin America
  • 79-223  Mexico:From the Aztec Empire to the Drug War
  • 79-226  Introduction to African History: Earliest Times to 1780
  • 79-228  Global Empire: Commerce, Finance, Naval Power in the Rise and Fall of the British Empire
  • 79-229  Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1880-1948
  • 79-230  Arab-Israeli Conflict and Peace Process since 1948
  • 79-233  The United States and the Middle East since 1945
  • 79-235  Caribbean Cultures
  • 79-238  the Roots of Black Urban Rebellion in America
  • 79-240  The Development of American Culture
  • 79-242, African American History: Reconstruction to the Present
  • 79-249  20th/21st Century US History
  • 79-252  Exploring the American Century: U.S. History After 1945
  • 79-255, Irish History
  • 79-257  Germany and the 2nd World War 
  • 79-260  Topics in German Literature and Culture: Vienna at the Turn of the Century
  • 79-261  The Last Emperors: Chinese History and Society, 1600-1900
  • 79-262  Modern China: From the birth of Mao...to Now
  • 79-265, Russian History: From the First to Last Tsar
  • 79-266, Russian History: From Communism to Capitalism
  • 79-267  The Soviet Union in World War II: Military, Political, and Social History
  • 79-268  World War I: the Twentieth Century's First Catastrophe
  • 79-269  (MINI) London and the Birth of Britain, 1800 to the Present
  • 79-275  Introduction to Global Studies
  • 79-276  (MINI) Beyond the Border
  • 79-278  (Rights to Representation: Indigenous People and their Media - no longer offered)
  • 79-280  (MINI) Brewing Revolution? Coffee and Social Change from Adam Smith to Starbucks
  • 79-281  Introduction to Religion
  • 79-282  Europe and the World
  • 79-283  Hungry World: Food and Famine in Global Perspective 
  • 79-286  (MINI) Archaeology: Understanding the Ancient World
  • 79-287  (MINI) The Mummy's Curse: Uses and Abuses of Archaeology
  • 79-288  Bananas, Baseball, and Borders: Latin America and the U.S.
  • 79-291  (MINI) Globalization in East African History
  • 79-295  Race Relations in the Atlantic World
  • 79-300  History of American Public Policy
  • 79-299  From Newton to the Nuclear Bomb: History of Science, 1750-1950
  • 79-301 (MINI) History of Survelliance: From the Plantation to Edward Snowden
  • 79-305  Moneyball Nation: Data in American Life
  • 79-307  Religion and Politics in the Middle East
  • 79-309  The Chinese Revolution through Film (1949-2000)
  • 79-310  Modern U.S. Business History: 1870-Present
  • 79-311 (MINI) PaleoKitchen: Food and Cooking in the Ancient World
  • 79-312  (MINI) Archaeology of Death
  • 79-314  The Politics and Culture of Memory
  • 79-315  (Hawaii: America's Pacific Island State - no longer offered)
  • 79-317  Art, Anthropology and Empire
  • 79-319 (MINI), India Through Film
  • 79-320  Women, Politics and Protests
  • 79-321 (MINI) Launching the Presidency 
  • 79-322  Stalin and the Great Terror
  • 79-323  Family Gender and Sexuality in European History, 500-1800
  • 79-325  (MINI) U.S Gay and Lesbian History
  • 79-329  (The Bomb: Building, Testing, and Controlling Nuclear Weapons-U.S. and the World- no longer offered)
  • 79-330  Medicine and Society
  • 79-331  Body Politics: Women and Health in America
  • 79-333  Sex, Gender, and Anthropology
  • 79-337  China & Europe in the Modern World: The Great Divergence Debate in Economic History
  • 79-339  Juvenile Delinquency and Film (1920 to "The Wire")
  • 79-340  Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice
  • 79-341  The Cold War in Documents and Film
  • 79-343  History of American Urban Life
  • 79-345  The Roots of Rock and Roll
  • 79-349  The Holocaust in Historical Perspective
  • 79-352  Christendom Divided: The Protestant and Catholic Reformation 1450-1650
  • 79-353  Religious Identities and Religious Conflicts in 19th Century
  • 79-354  Energy and Climate: History, Science, Technology, and Policy in the U.S.
  • 79-355  (Refugees, Immigrants, and Citizens: The Politics of Inclusion and Exclusion- no longer offered)
  • 79-359  (Terrorism and U.S. National Security- no longer offered)
  • 79-363 (MINI)  The Rise of Modern Golf: 1860 to the Present
  • 79-364 (MINI)  The Birth of Modern Childbirth
  • 79-368  Rebellion! Ancient Greeks to Modern Times
  • 79-371  African American Urban History
  • 79-372  Perspectives on the Urban Environment
  • 79-373  Love, Sex, and the Avant-Garde in Pre-Revolutionary Russia
  • 79-374  American Environmental History: Critical Issues
  • 79-377  Food, Culture, and Power: A History of Eating
  • 79-380  Ethnographic Methods
  • 79-383  Epidemic Disease and Public Health
  • 79-384  (Garbage Gone Global- no longer offered)
  • 79-385  The Making of the African Diaspora
  • 79-388 (MINI) JFK's America: The Politics, Crisis and Legacy of the Kennedy Era
  • 79-396  Music and Society in 19th and 20th Century Europe and the U.S.

 

80-Philosophy

  • 80-255  Pragmatism
  • 80-261  Empiricism and Rationalism
  • 80-276  Philosophy of Religion
  • 80-348  Health Development and Human Rights

 

82-Modern Languages

  • 82-137  Chinese Calligraphy Culture and Skills
  • 82-200  Alternative Break Project (General)
  • 82-201  Intermediate French I
  • 82-202  Intermediate French II
  • 82-206  Intensive French Language and Culture: Intermediate Level
  • 82-215, Introduction to Modern Arabic Literature and Culture
  • 82-221  Intermediate German I
  • 82-222  Intermediate German II
  • 82-226  Intensive German Language and Culture: Intermediate Level
  • 82-231  Intermediate Chinese I
  • 82-232  Intermediate Chinese II
  • 82-234  Topics in Chinese History
  • 82-235  Intermediate Chinese for Heritage Students
  • 82-236  Intensive Chinese Language and Culture: Intermediate Level
  • 82-241  Intermediate Spanish I
  • 82-246  Intensive Spanish Language and Culture: Intermediate Level
  • 82-242  Intermediate Spanish II
  • 82-252  Topics in Korean Culture
  • 82-261  Intermediate Italian I
  • 82-262  Intermediate Italian II
  • 82-271  Intermediate Japanese I
  • 82-272  Intermediate Japanese II
  • 82-273  Introduction to Japanese Language and Culture
  • 82-276  Intensive Japanese Language  and Culture: Intermediate Level
  • 82-278  Japanese Film and Literature: The Art of Storytelling
  • 82-293  Introduction to Russian Culture
  • 82-299  Alternative Break Project (General)
  • 82-300  Topics in Cross-Cultural Studies:
  • 82-303  Introduction to French Culture
  • 82-304  The Francophone World
  • 82-305  French in its Social Contexts
  • 82-306  Intensive French Language and Culture: Advanced Level
  • 82-311  Arabic Language and Culture I
  • 82-312  Arabic Language and Culture II
  • 82-320  Contemporary Society in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
  • 82-323  Germany, Austria and Switzerland in the 20th Century
  • 82-326  Intensive German Language and Culture: Advanced Level
  • 82-327  The Emergence of the German Speaking World
  • 82-331  Advanced Chinese I
  • 82-332  Advanced Chinese II
  • 82-333  Introduction to Chinese Language and Culture
  • 82-335  Chinese Culture Through Legends and Folktales
  • 82-336  Intensive Chinese Language and Culture:  Advanced Level
  • 82-339, Business, Language, and Culture in China I
  • 82-340  Business, Language, and Culture in China II
  • 82-341  Advanced Spanish Transfer Credit
  • 82-342  Spain: Language and Culture
  • 82-343  Latin America: Language and Culture
  • 82-344  U.S. Latinos: Language and Culture
  • 82-345  Introduction to Hispanic Literary and Cultural Studies
  • 82-346  Intensive Spanish Language and Culture: Advanced Level
  • 82-361  Introduction to Italian Culture
  • 82-362  Italian Language and Culture
  • 82-376  Intensive Japanese Language and Culture:  Advanced Level
  • 82-406  Intensive French Language and Culture: Advanced Level Special Topics
  • 82-415  Topics in French and Francophone Studies
  • 82-416  Topics in French and Francophone Studies
  • 82-425/426  Topics in German Literature and Culture
  • 82-431  China and the West
  • 82-433  Topics in Contemporary Culture of China
  • 82-434  Studies in Chinese Traditions
  • 82-440  Studies in Chinese Literature & Culture
  • 82-441  Studies in Peninsular Literature and Culture
  • 82-445  Mapping Dreams and Nightmares: Transfronteriza Aesthetics on the US-Mexican Border
  • 82-450  Advanced Research in Hispanic Language & Culture
  • 82-451  Studies in Latin American Literature and Culture
  • 82-455  Topics in Hispanic Studies
  • 82-456  Topics in Hispanic Studies
  • 82-473  Topics in Japanese Studies
  • 82-474  Topics in Japanese Studies
  • 82-499  Alternative Break Project (Language)
  • 82-501  Special Topics: French and Francophone Studies
  • 82-502  Special Topics: French and Francophone Studies

 

84-Institute for Politics and Strategy

  • 84-320  Domestic Politics and International Affairs
  • 84-322  Attitudes in the Media and Conflict in International Relations
  • 84-326  Theories of International Relations
  • 84-362  Diplomacy and Statecraft
  • 84-380  Grand Strategy in the United States
  • 84-386  The Privatization of Force
  • 84-388  Concepts of War and Cyber War
  • 84-389  Terrorism and Insurgency

 

85-Psychology

  • 85-221  Principles of Child Development
  • 85-241  Social Psychology
  • 85-251  Personality
  • 85-375  Crosscultural Psychology
  • 85-443  Social Factors and Well-Being
  • 85-444  Relationships
  • 85-446  Psychology of Gender
  • 85-501  Stress, Coping and Well-Being

88-Social and Decision Science

  • 88-238  Gender and Sexuality in China
  • 88-260  Organizations
  • 88-281  Topics in Law: The First Amendment
  • 88-284  Topics in Law: The Bill of Rights
  • 88-320  Domestic Politics and International Affairs
  • 88-326  Theories of International Relations
  • 88-357  Comparative Foreign Policy: China, Russia, and the US
  • 88-359  Globalization
  • 88-362  Diplomacy and Statecraft
  • 88-370  African Politics
  • 88-380  Dynamic Decisions
  • 88-384  Conflict and Conflict Resolution in International Relations
  • 88-387  Social Norms and Economics
  • 88-389  Terrorism and Insurgency
  • 88-408  Attitudes in the Media and Conflict in International Relations

 

 99-CMU University-Wide Courses

  • 99-343 (3 UNITS) Muslims in a Global Context