Washington Center

UCDC Courses

A list of courses can be accessed using the drop-down menu below. Select Winter Quarter 2023 or Spring Semester 2023.

For *preliminary* information about each course, click on the course title.

Please note: In the event of low enrollment, a class may be cancelled. Students will be informed as soon as possible and enrolled in a different class.

Winter Quarter 2023 & Spring Semester 2023

Core Seminar

Winter Quarter 2023

Quarter Elective

  • Black Lives Matter: Race, Policy, & Democratic Governance

    This course will examine race and ethnic politics through the lens of social movements, public policy, and democratic governance. The #BlackLivesMatter Movement was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer and engages...

  • The Civil War and its Monuments in Washington, D.C.

    This course explores the course of the Civil War and Reconstruction in Washington, D.C., and how those events were remembered, forgotten, and memorialized. Students will read primary and secondary sources, discuss historical references in films,...