Category Archive: Career and Major Track

Film and Digital Media

Upon graduating from high school and entering a university many students feel overwhelm with the idea that they must know what major to choose. However students in reality have about a year to decide their area of studies. Many recommendations staff and counselors will give students is to take a class in the field they …

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Editing

Careers in the magazine business have boomed in the 21st century more than ever, due to the rise in attention for pop culture and other trendy phenomenon’s. The career as a Magazine Editor is typically portrayed in films to be seen as a cutthroat industry full of editors and other directors physiologically abusing the new …

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Cognitive Psychology

        The major I am pursuing is cognitive psychology.  The branch is about mental processes: how humans think, perceive, learn, and remember.  The modern study of cognition rests on the assumption that the mind can be understood as a complex computing system.  The main focus of cognitive psychology is how people gain, …

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Civil Engineering

What is Civil Engineering? Civil engineering has to do with the maintenance, design, and building of public works, facilities, and general infrastructure of cities. It is because of civil engineers that we have transit systems like BART, railways, airports, bridges, roads. They do various work in the process of making buildings, from the safety to …

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Chemistry

Introduction: What is the study of chemistry? Along with biological sciences, and physics, chemistry is considered one of the main branches of science. Chemistry can be defined as the study of matter- what it is made of, how it reacts when exposed to different situations and its overall properties. Many chemistry degrees are math, physics …

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Sexologist

What is a Sexologist? First, we must know what sexology is. Sexology is the scientific study of sex. Specifically, it is the study of human sexual life, relationships, behaviors and interactions. Some academic fields such as biology, medicine, psychology, sociology and criminology, are implemented and applied by researchers to study sexology. Therefore, sexologists are people …

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Anthropology

Anthropology Essay 1 Anthropology is the study of what makes us human. It focuses on the study of human societies and cultures and their development. Humanities, social, and natural sciences all come together in this field. Anthropologists must have excellent communication skills to collaborate on research and share their findings. They must also have outstanding …

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Cognitive Science Major

            Cognitive Science is a scientific study of the mind and its processes. Its main emphasis is cognition; it focuses on how it works and what it does. The main topics of cognitive science include perception, emotion, reasoning, language and memory. Within Cognitive Science there are several branches that can be …

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Latin American Studies/ Chicano Studies

Latin American Studies and [email protected] studies are two different programs located at different universities that try to study [email protected] and [email protected] The two terms are usually used interchangeably but other times it might vary by programs. For example, Latin American studies refers to an academic discipline that deals with studying [email protected] and Latin America. On …

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Psychology

Psychology Essay 1 What is psychology? Psychology is everywhere and can fit in most areas that are considered non-psychological, and even in areas that one never thought of. A more academic definition of psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and behavior. Psychology focuses on the individual instead of a group of individuals, …

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