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Critical Theory and Social Justice

Occidental College

Occidental’s major in Critical Theory and Social Justice (CTSJ) requires eleven courses (44 units), with six required courses including an Introduction to Critical Theory, Social Justice Bootcamp, Research Methods and Critical Inquiry, and both a junior and senior seminar. CTSJ also provides a peer-reviewed journal for Undergraduate Research, The Matrix weekly video podcast series, as well as the OxyGen student-alumni project which allows undergraduates to network with graduated Critical Theory students.

Contact Information
Caroline Heldman, Department Chair
Betsy Dillon, Administrative Assistant

Occidental College
Weingart Hall 102
Occidental College
Los Angeles, California
United States

North America

Academic Program

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