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It’s the funniest time of the semester at Syracuse University – class registration time. The Daily Orange Culture section has found TikTok trending sounds to provide you with quality class suggestions.

I’m just a baby!

HFS 202 – Child Development
If you resonate with that defiant child arguing with her mother, you might want to know why the argument happened in the first place. HFS 202 will teach you about the influence of biological and experiential factors in a child’s life and how external and internal family relationships influence a child.

HFS 202 – Child Development
Curious how the “I’m just a baby!” child used his motor skills during the video? HFS 202 explores how and why people develop motor skills and the psychological and physiological processes that go into this development.



SOC 281 – Sociology of Families
Check out all the different types of families, including families similar to this TikTok. Class materials will explain how the family as a social structure connects to other social structures at home and abroad. You won’t feel like “just a baby” after this course!

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Probably fucking

LIN 201 – The Nature and Study of Language
Want to know more about why Miranda Cosgrove said her favorite expletive is “probably f*ck?” LIN 201 is perhaps the class that gives you the best chance of understanding why. Diving into topics of phonetics, grammatical description, meaning, and language learning, this class will give you the ins and outs of language.

ENG 325 – History and Varieties of English
If you’re curious about how long people have been saying “f*ck” and what the English language was like in the past, add ENG 325 to your MySlice cart. This class examines issues relating to the English language, including linguistic heterogeneity over time and the history of English.

ENG 105 – Introduction to Creative Writing
Want to learn how to use your words effectively and in a fun way like Miranda Cosgrove? Try creative writing with ENG 105, where you’ll learn about poetry, fiction, and mixed literary forms, and how to use them to your advantage.

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materialistic girl

FAS 120 – Fashion Skills and Techniques I
Interested in learning how to design clothes for material girls? FAS 120 is the course for you. Students learn introductory garment construction techniques and assembly methods that are integral to the fashion industry. Put down that credit card and learn to sew and embroider next semester.

DES 267 – Textiles for Designers
If you want to be a material girl, learn about materials! DES 267 is a good starting point, as students learn the basics of fabric construction for use in designs, including various common textile fibers.

FAS 335: History of Fashion Design I
Discover what original material girls wore throughout history with FAS 335. Students will learn about fashion, from ancient times to the 18th century, and how historical details are replicated in modern design.

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A fun fact about me is that I’ve never been relaxed, never

ECS 101 – Introduction to Engineering and Computing
Engineering and Computer Science probably isn’t the definition of a stress-free person, but this introductory course is a relaxed way to start your understanding of the subject. ECS 101 will teach you the basics of an engineering or computer science specialization, including computer language, modeling, and data analysis.

MAT 295 – Calculus 1
Learn everything you could want to know about arguably the hardest kind of math: calculus! Learn about analytic geometry, limits, derivatives, differentials, integration, and more, while also learning how to operate on three hours of sleep.

CHE 275 – Organic Chemistry I
If you’re taking CHE 275 next semester, you’re probably a bio or STEM major, which is inherently difficult. This course is important to follow and engaging because it will teach you fun facts about carbon compounds and organic reactions, but in this course you will not be relaxed. Already.

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‘As it was’

HST 122 – World History from 1750 to the Present
Harry Styles shows off his penchant for history through his new song “As It Was,” and now that you know he loves history, you probably want to study it too. Take this course to learn about the interactions and exchanges that took place in Africa, North America, the Caribbean, and other parts of the world.

ANT 141 – Introduction to archeology and prehistory
Going back even further than 1750, ANT 141 examines how mankind began. Instead of comparing photos of yourself from years past, take this course to gain a working understanding of how early humans and societies compare to those of today.

SOC 364 – Aging and Society
In this world, there’s only us, as Harry said. Through SOC 364, dive into the realities of aging and how the United States handles policy regarding equity and generational treatment. Whether we think about it or not, we all age. This course allows us to analyze the problems that exist in the care of the elderly and what society can do to improve these conditions.

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Show me something you spent way too much money on but don’t regret it at all because it’s fucking sick

COM 107 – Communications & Society
Although SU is not a cheap bill, there are courses you won’t regret spending money on. COM 107 is one such class. You will learn about the history of mass communications, from the fundamental theories of mass communication to their application in the age of the Internet.

FST 422 – Wine and Beer Appreciation
If you want to get the most out of your time at SU, following FST 422 is one of the best ways to do it. Students 21 and older can learn about wine types, varieties, terminology, labeling, and regulations. You will also discover food and wine pairings.

VIS 207 – Introduction to Graphic Design
Whether editing photos, drawing illustrations, or creating magazines, graphic design can be a useful tool to keep in your pocket if you have a thirst for creativity. While taking VIS 207, you’ll learn about programs like Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop — programs you can use for free as a student with the payment of those expensive tuition fees. And at the end of the semester, you can say you’ve created your own fake magazine.

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They’ll be surfing the subway

ENG 156 – Interpretation of games
This remix of “They Tryna Be Cray” by Playboi Carti features sounds from the popular mobile game “Subway Surfers”, making it a delight for gamers everywhere. If you are looking for a course that meets both a writing-intensive core requirement and a subject as interesting as acting, ENG 156 is for you. The course explores the history of games, from traditional board games to modern video games, and views these titles critically as cultural texts.

RAC 101 – Introduction to 3D Animation and Visual Effects
Why try to be the subway surf if you can try to do it instead? For those who prefer creating video games, add CAR 101 to your cart. 3D animation is also useful for budding movie animators, VFX artists, or Pixar hopefuls who want to start honing some fundamental skills like shading and modeling.

RAC 230 – Subjects Related to Computer Games
If you’ve already delved into some courses in the computer art department, consider seeing how your knowledge translates to game development. CAR 230 covers a range of in-game topics, including homegrown alternative game controllers for existing games and ubiquitous games.