You will be surprised as to the number of easy classes you can take at GMU. The courses are so accessible so that you don’t have to struggle in school. Here is a list we have compiled with 10 of the easiest classes at George Mason University.
1. BIOL 103 – Introductory Biology I
Topics include chemistry of life, cell structure and function, Mendelian genetics, evolution, and diversity of life. Notes: Survey course suitable for any major. May not be taken after BIOL 200-level or above courses have been taken.
2. ENGH 201- Reading and Writing about Texts
Close analysis of literary texts, including but not limited to poetry, fiction, and drama. Emphasizes reading and writing exercises to develop basic interpretive skills. Examines figurative language, central ideas, relationship between structure and meaning, narrative point of view.
3. GCH 205 – Global Health
This course examines the biological and social aspects of major international health issues, especially in the areas of infectious disease, nutrition, and environmental health. Other topics include population groups with special risks, policies and programs designed to reduce health inequalities, and basic methods used to study global health.
4. GAME 101 – Introduction to Game Design
Introductory overview of the game development process with an emphasis on game design. Through detailed study of historical and current games, students will learn the language and structure needed to develop their own game ideas. Students will learn the many aspects of a game development team and how each of these roles contributes to a game’s overall design.
5. GCH 300 – Introduction to Public Health
Explores the principles and foundations of public health and its practice in the United States. Emphasizes the public health system’s contributions to improving individual, community, and population health.
6. GOVT 103 – Intro to American Govt
An overview of key organizing principles of American government, including its institutions, history, and various aspects of political participation.
7. GLOA 101 – Intro to Global Affairs
Surveys wide range of global topics: previous periods of globalization, international organizations and law, transnational corporations and global economy, immigration and refugees, world environmental concerns, world culture, war and peace, paradoxical presence of nationalism and fundamentalism in global world, and antiglobalization movement.
8. HAP 360 – Intro to Health Information System
An introduction to basic information management in health care service organizations. Provides an overview of health information systems for selected administrative functions and clinical care services, including electronic data interchange for billing and claims management, institutional approaches to ensuring data security and privacy, and information management and decision support for managers and clinicians.
9. HEAL 351 – Relationship Health
Describes development of healthy relationships. Examines influencing factors. Analyzes current research. Designs strategies for maintaining healthy relationships.
10. INTS 355 – Mindfulness, Meaning, Well-Being
Explores the science of well-being, including theories and practices linked to various domains of well-being such as mindfulness, resilience, life-satisfaction, happiness, mind-body wellness, and meaning and purpose.