Sep 18, 2019  
2015-2016 HillBook (Class of 2019) 
2015-2016 HillBook (Class of 2019) [ARCHIVED HILL BOOK]

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Three Credits
Fall and Spring Semesters

The course is an introduction to the discipline of sociology and an overview of the main theories, basic concepts, and research methods used in the field. Using a social justice lens, the course examines the relationship between individuals and groups and their roles in society, with discussion of topics including culture, social structure and institutions, socialization, social movements and change, social class, race and ethnicity, gender, sexuality, family, crime and criminal justice, and global conflicts.

Fulfills the Social Scientific Inquiry requirement.