Online College Courses for Credit

Social Sciences


Think of Archaeology as a the science of time travel. This is where the history of human existence is un-earthed and examined through the lens of the Social Sciences. You will understand the basics of Biological Archaeology and compare it other archaeological perspectives such as Ethnoarchaeology and Archaeometry. Learn about Methods and theories to help create a strong base of information before moving into the territory of excavations and field survey. Allow yourself to travel back more than 3,000 years to the time of prehistoric cultures and discover the history of the human race.

Social Sciences Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

Introduction to Psychology

Study the brain, lifespan development, personality, social influence, and psychopathology.

Introduction to Sociology

Learn how individuals and society as a whole understand their collective social realities.

The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.