Cleveland State University

Academics: General Education

Social Diversity

Course descriptions can be found in the Course Catalog.

2 courses
Minimum 6 credits
Each course must be a minimum of 3 hours.

  1. One course must be African-American.
  2. One course must be U.S. diversity course.

African-American courses

  • Art
    • ART 388 African-American Art Effective Spring 2011
  • Anthropology
    • ANT 270 African-American Culture
  • Black Studies
    • BST 200 Introduction to Black Studies Effective Fall 2012
    • BST 300 Black Psychology Effective Fall 2012
    • BST 350 African American Family Life Effective Fall 2014
  • Communication
    • COM 332 Interracial Communication
  • English
    • ENG 207 African American Literature
    • ENG 207H African American Literature; The City - Honors
    • ENG 208 Womanism/Feminism Effective Spring 2009
    • ENG 347 Studies in African-American Literature Effective Spring 2009
  • History
    • HIS 215 History of African-Americans to 1877
    • HIS 216 History of African-Americans Since 1877
    • HIS 302 US Slavery, Abolition, and Politics, 1820-1860 Effective Spring 2009
    • HIS 305 Social Thought of African-Americans Effective Fall 2008 through Summer 2014
    • HIS 317 Civil War and Reconstruction, 1848 to 1877 Effective Spring 2009
    • HIS 318 Black America and Africa
    • HIS 324 Black Is/Black Ain't: Defining Black America
    • HIS 325 African America Since 1945 Effective Fall 2010
    • HIS 326 African American History Through Sacred Music Effective Spring 2009
    • HIS 328 Black Gender and Sexuality in US Effective Fall 2013
    • HIS 329 Black Resistance in the Jim Crow Era Effective Fall 2009
    • HIS 369 Comparative Emancipation Effective Spring 2009
  • Philosophy
    • PHL 252 African-American Social Philosophy Effective Fall 2013 and beyond
  • Political Science
    • PSC 217 Urban Politics and the African-American Experience
  • Public Safety Management
    • PSM 302 Contemporary Urban Issues (Cross-listed with UST 302) Effective Fall 2008 through Fall 2011
  • Religious Studies
    • REL 217 Religion in Black America
    • REL 317 Religious Ethics of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King
  • Social Work
    • SWK 150 The Black Experience
  • Sociology
    • SOC 215 Black/White Interaction Effective Fall 2008 through Summer 2012
    • SOC 380 Racial and Ethnic Inequality
  • Speech and Hearing
    • SPH 438 Dialect Differences in the Schools
  • Theatre
    • THE 216 African American Theatre Effective Fall 2010
    • THE 318 African American Theatre II Effective Fall 2010
  • Urban Studies
    • UST 202 Cleveland: The African-American Experience
    • UST 251 The African-American Image on Film
    • UST 302 Contemporary Urban Issues (Cross-listed with PSM 302)

U.S. Diversity courses

  • Anthropology
    • ANT 100 Human Diversity
    • ANT 210 Introduction to Native American Studies
    • ANT 224 Sex, Gender and Culture Effective Spring 2011 through Fall 2014
    • ANT 243 Language and Gender Effective Fall 2009 through Summer 2014
  • Art
    • Art 341 Multicultural Aesthetics Effective Fall 14
  • Communication
    • COM 331 Gender and Communication
  • Education
    • EDC 300 Diversity in Educational Settings
  • English
    • ENG 210 Native American Literature Effective Spring 2009
    • ENG 248 Multicultural Literatures of the United States Effective Spring 2009
    • ENG 348 Studies in Multicultural Literature Effective Spring 2009
    • ENG 363 Gender Issues in Literature Effective Spring 2009
  • History
    • HIS 316H History of American West Effective Fall 2010 through Summer 2014
    • HIS 327 American Sexual Communities and Politics
  • Health, Physical Education and Recreation
    • HPR 250 Diversity in Sport
  • Health Sciences
    • HSC 305 Culture and Health
    • HSC 344 Social Issues in Health Care Effective Spring 2009
    • HSC 346 Women's Health
  • Modern Languages
    • MLA 245 Arabic Resources of Cleveland/Service Learning Effective Spring 2009
  • Nonprofit Administration
    • NAD 453 Managing Urban Diversity Effective Spring 2009 through Fall 2011
    • NAD 455 Gender and Leadership Effective Fall 2008 through Fall 2011
  • Philosophy
    • PHL 253 Philosophy of Feminism Effective Spring 2009 through Summer 2014
  • Political Science
    • PSC 305 Cultural Diversity in U.S. Politics
  • Psychology
    • PSY 255 Psychology of Women
    • PSY 356 Multicultural Psychology Effective Spring 2012
  • Public Safety Management
    • PSM 453 Managing Urban Diversity Effective Spring 2009 through Fall 2011
  • Religious Studies
    • REL 248 Race, Immigration and Religion in America : Effective Fall 2012
    • REL 274 Buddhism and Hinduism in America Effective Fall 2012
  • Sociology
    • SOC 201 Race, Class and Gender
    • SOC 201H Race, Class and Gender - Honors Effective Fall 2009
    • SOC 317 Sociology of Gender
  • Speech and Hearing
    • SPH 241 Survey of Deaf Culture
  • Urban Studies
    • UST 453 Managing Urban Diversity Effective Spring 2009
    • UST 455 Gender and Leadership
  • Women's Studies
    • WST 151 Introduction to Women's Studies

For all questions please contact Dr Peter Meiksins, Interim Vice-Provost for Academic Programs p.meiksins@csuohio.edu. or phone 216-875-9732

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Mailing Address
Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Studies
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, MC 107
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214
Campus Location
Main Classroom 107A
1899 East 22nd St.
Contact
Dr Peter Meiksins
Interim Vice-Provost for Academic Programs
p.meiksins@csuohio.edu
Phone: 216-875-9732
FAX: 216-687-9320


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