The Ventura College Social Sciences Department offers both Lifelong Values, and General Education Requirement fulfilling courses that provide students with the knowledge and experience for understanding the History, Economy, Cultures, and Politics that surround and develop out ever changing world.

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Chicano Studies
Social Justice, Culture, History, and Values.
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Economics
Macro and Micro Principles.
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Global and International Studies
Understanding and Connecting.
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History
Ancient, Modern, International, and Cultural.
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Law and Justice.
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Political Science
National, International, and Environmental Studies