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Undergraduate Bulletin 2006-2008 
Undergraduate Bulletin 2006-2008 [Archived Catalog]

Labor Studies (A.S.)

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Division of Labor Studies
Program Offered: A.S.L.S.

Kettler Hall G28 ~ 260-481-6831 ~ www.labor.iu.edu

To earn the Associate of Science in Labor Studies, you must fulfill the requirements of IPFW (see Part 7) and successfully complete the following courses:

Program Requirements

Credits from the Labor Studies Core Credits: 15

Required Areas of Learning for Labor Studies

Arts and Humanities

  • Afro-American Studies
  • Classical Studies
  • Communication
  • Comparative Literature
  • English (except R150 and W130)
  • Folklore
  • Foreign Language
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts

Sciences and Mathematics

  • Anthropology (B200 and E445 only)
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry (except 100)
  • Computer Science (includes BUS K200, K211, K212, K213, K214, K215, K216)
  • Economics (E270 only)
  • Entomology
  • Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Geography (G107 and G304 only)
  • Geology
  • Horticulture
  • Mathematics (except 101, 102, 103, 109, 111, and 113)
  • Physics
  • Psychology (120, 201, 314, 333, 329, and 416 only)
  • Sociology (S351 only)
  • SPEA (K300 only)
  • Statistics

Social and Behavior Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Linguistics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • SPEA (J101 only)
  • WOST (W210 only)

Additional credits in labor-studies courses Credits: 12

Arts and Humanities Area of Learning (12 credits)

  • Credits in a second writing course Credits: 3
  • Credits from at least two different subjects Credits: 6

Social and Behavioral Sciences Area of Learning Credits: 9

Credits, including one economics course (ECON E201 is recommended); courses in this area must be selected from at least two different subjects

Science and Mathematics Area of Learning Credits: 6

Credits, including one course in computer science (recommended). Science and mathematics courses must be selected from at least two different subjects

Electives Credits: 6


You must earn a minimum of 10 credits after admission to labor studies and may apply toward the degree no more than 15 credits in a single subject other than labor studies. You must complete at least 12 credits while enrolled as an IU student.

Total Credits: 60

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