Contemporary Leadership Minor; Science & Society

(College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Science & Society Program. https://sas.ucdavis.edu/

Program Office. 160 Hutchison Hall; 530-754-7277

The Science & Society Program offers a minor in Contemporary Leadership, open to all undergraduate students regardless of major. The minor provides a broad overview of leadership theory and practice, and engages students in critical thinking, self-reflection, problem solving and multicultural education. Students should contact the minor advisor for course selection and plan approval.

Consult advisors often to insure timely enrollment in SAS 192 and 190X only offered in spring quarter once a year.

Minor Advisor. The list of appropriate courses may change over time. To request an advising appointment, consult Elvira Galvan Hack in Science & Society (Plant Pathology) at eghack@ucdavis.edu.
Contemporary Leadership
Units: 24
Core Leadership Courses
8
SAS 130
Contemporary Leadership (Active)
4
SAS 192
Internship in Science & Society (Active)
1-12
SAS 190X
Science & Society Seminar (Active)
1-4
Preparatory Subject Matter
16
Students are required to complete four units from each of the following four categories; all courses are four units except where noted:
 
Ethics & Values
4
ANS 170
Ethics of Animal Use (Active)
4
ECS 188
Ethics in an Age of Technology (Active)
4
ENL 107
Freedom of Expression (Active)
4
PHI 115
Problems in Normative Ethics (Active)
4
PHI 116
Ethical Theories (Active)
4
PHI 117
Foundations of Ethics (Active)
4
PSC 175
Genius, Creativity, & Leadership (Active)
4
Communication, Interpersonal Relationships & Human Dynamics
4
ANT 139AN
Race, Class, Gender Systems (Active)
4
CMN 136
Organizational Communication (Active)
4
CRD 172
Social Inequality: Issues & Innovations (Active)
4
LIN 163
Language, Gender, & Society (Active)
4
PSC 151
Social Psychology (Draft)
4
SOC 126
Social Interaction (Active)
4
SOC 132
The Sociology of Gender (Active)
4
UWP 104A
Writing in the Professions: Business Writing (Active)
4
UWP 104B
Writing in the Professions: Law (Active)
4
UWP 104C
Writing in the Professions: Journalism (Active)
4
UWP 104D
Writing in the Professions: Elementary & Secondary Education (Active)
4
UWP 104E
Writing in the Professions: Science (Active)
4
UWP 104F
Writing in the Professions: Health (Active)
4
Organization Structure & Cultures
4
AMS 125
Corporate Cultures (Active)
4
CRD 152
Community Development (Active)
4
CRD 154
Social Theory & Community Change (Active)
4
CRD 158
Small Community Governance (Active)
4
CRD 164
Theories of Organizations & Their Role in Community Change (Active)
5
SOC 030A
Intercultural Relations in Multicultural Societies (Active)
3
SOC 156
Social Movements (Active)
4
SOC 180A
Complex Organizations (Active)
4
SOC 180B
Complex Organizations (Active)
4
SOC 183
Comparative Organizations (Active)
4
WMS 140
Gender & Law (Active)
4
Multiculturalism, the Global Community & Social Change
4
AMS 153
The Individual & Community in America (Active)
4
AMS 156
Race, Culture & Society in the United States (Active)
4
CRD 176
Comparative Ethnicity (Active)
4
ENL 179
Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (Active)
4
HIS 173
Becoming an American: Immigration & American Culture (Active)
4
NAS 134
Race, Culture, & Nation (Active)
4
POL 124
The Politics of Global Inequality (Active)
4
POL 125 (Pending Approval)
4
POL 130
Recent U.S. Foreign Policy (Active)
4
TXC 174
Introduction to World Trade in Textiles & Clothing (Active)
4
Total: 24