U.S. Diversity

The following is a partial list of classes that meet the Iowa State U.S. Diversity requirement. The courses have been categorized to indicate which ones can also be used to meet a humanities or social science requirement in the Kinesiology and Health major. A full list of courses that meet the U.S. Diversity requirement can be found at the Office of the Registrar webpage.

Humanities

Apparel, merchandising and design

AESHM 342 Aesthetics of Consumer Experience Humanities/U.S. Diversity

African American Studies

AF AM 201 Introduction to African American Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AF AM 334 African American Religious Experience Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AF AM 347 Studies in African American Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AF AM 350 Women of Color in the U.S. Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AF AM 353 History of African Americans I Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AF AM 354 History of African Americans II Humanities/U.S. Diversity

American Indian Studies

AM IN 210 Introduction to American Indian Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 240 Introduction to American Indian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 315 Archaeology of North America Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 342 American Indian Women Writers Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 346 American Indian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 426 Topics in Native American Architecture Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Anthropology

ANTHR 315 Archaeology of North America Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ANTHR 333 Asian American Material Cultures Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Art History

ART H 292 Introduction to Visual Cultural Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ART H 386 American Art to 1945 Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ART H 395 Art and Theory Since 1945 Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ART H 494 Women/Gender in Art Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Architecture

ARCH 321 History of the American City Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ARCH 420 Topics in American Architecture Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ARCH 426 Topics in Native American Architecture Humanities/U.S. Diversity

American Sign Language

ASL 101 American Sign Language I Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ASL 102 American Sign Language II Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ASL 275 Topics in Deaf Culture Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Biology

BIOL 307 Women in Science and Engineering Humanities/U.S. Diversity

English

ENGL 240 Introduction to American Indian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 340 Women's Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 344 U.S. Latino/a Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 345 Women and Literature: Selected Topics Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 346 American Indian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 347 Studies in African American Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 349 Topics in Multicultural Literatures of the United States Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 352 Gay and Lesbian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
ENGL 422 Women, Men, and the English Language Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Human Development and Family Studies

HD FS 240 Literature for Children Humanities/U.S. Diversity

History

HIST 225 Introduction to Asian American Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 240 Latina/o History Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 353 History of African Americans I Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 354 History of African Americans II Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 380 History of Women in Science, Technology & Medicine Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 386 History of Women in America Humanities/U.S. Diversity
HIST 473 Civil Rights and Ethnic Power Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Linguistics

LING 422 Women, Men, and the English Language Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Music

MUSIC 304 History of American Rock 'n' Roll Humanities/U.S. Diversity
MUSIC 472 History of American Music Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Philosophy

PHIL 235 Ethical Issues in A Diverse Society Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Religion

RELIG 210 Religion in America Humanities/U.S. Diversity
RELIG 334 African American Religious Experience Humanities/U.S. Diversity
RELIG 336 Women and Religion Humanities/U.S. Diversity
RELIG 342 Religion & Latino/a Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
RELIG 380 Catholic Social Thought Humanities/U.S. Diversity

U.S. Latino/a Studies Program

US LS 211 Introduction to U.S. Latino/a Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
US LS 342 Religion and U.S. Latino/a Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
US LS 344 U.S. Latino/a Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Women's Studies

WGS 201 Introduction to Women's Studies Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 203 Lesbian Cultures & Communities Humanities Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 307 Women in Science and Engineering Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 336 Women and Religion Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 338 Feminist Philosophy Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 340 Women's Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 342 American Indian Women Writers Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 345 Women and Literature: Selected Topics Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 350 Women of Color in the U.S. Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 352 Gay and Lesbian Literature Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 380 History of Women in Science, Technology, and Medicine Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 386 History of Women in America Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 422 Women, Men, and the English Language Humanities/U.S. Diversity
WGS 494 Women/Gender in Art Humanities/U.S. Diversity

Social Science

Apparel, merchandising and design

A M D 165 Dress and Diversity in Society Social Science/U.S. Diversity

African American Studies

AF AM 330 Ethnic and Race Relations Social Science/U.S. Diversity

American Indian Studies

AM IN 320 Great Plains Archaeology Social Science/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 322 Peoples and Cultures of Native North America Social Science/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 332A Current Issues in Native North America: Gender and Family Social Science/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 332B Current Issues in Native North America: Indigenous Ecologies and Geographies Social Science/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 332C Current Issues in Native North America: Cultural and Political Movements Social Science/U.S. Diversity
AM IN 332D Current Issues in Native North America: Regional Focus Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Anthropology

ANTHR 322 Peoples and Cultures of Native North America Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Classical Studies

C I 450 Ethnicity and Learning Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Community and Regional Planning

C R P 201 The North American Metropolis Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Economics

ECON 321 Economics of Discrimination Social Science/U.S. Diversity
ECON 378 Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Gerontology

GERON 377 Aging and the Family Social Science/U.S. Diversity
GERON 378 Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Human Development and Family Studies

HD FS 239 Housing and Consumer Issues Social Science/U.S. Diversity
HD FS 270 Family Communications and Relationships Social Science/U.S. Diversity
HD FS 276 Human Sexuality Social Science/U.S. Diversity
HD FS 360 Housing and Services for Families and Children Social Science/U.S. Diversity
HD FS 377 Aging and the Family Social Science/U.S. Diversity
HD FS 378 Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Journalism and Mass Communication

JL MC 477 Ethnicity, Gender, Class and the Media Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Leadership Studies

LD ST 322 Leadership Styles and Strategies in a Diverse Society Social Science/U.S. Diversity
LD ST 333 Women and Leadership Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Political Science

POL S 333 Democracy and Diversity in America Social Science/U.S. Diversity
POL S 385 Women in Politics Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Psychology

PSYCH 346 Psychology of Women Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Sociology

SOC 235 Social Problems and American Values Social Science/U.S. Diversity
SOC 327 Sex and Gender in Society Social Science/U.S. Diversity
SOC 328 Sociology of Masculinities and Manhood Social Science/U.S. Diversity
SOC 330 Ethnic and Race Relations Social Science/U.S. Diversity
SOC 331 Social Class and Inequality Social Science/U.S. Diversity
SOC 332 The Latino/Latina Experience in U.S. Society Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Speech Communication

SP CM 323 Gender and Communication Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Women's Studies

WGS 203 Introduction to Lesbian Studies Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 205 Introduction to Queer Studies Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 321 Economics of Discrimination Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 323 Gender and Communication Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 325 Portrayals of Gender and Sexualities in the Media Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 327 Sex and Gender in Society Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 328 Sociology of Masculinities and Manhood Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 333 Women and Leadership Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 346 Psychology of Women Social Science/U.S. Diversity
WGS 385 Women in Politics Social Science/U.S. Diversity

Revised 9/18