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Course Overview

Sociology attempts to understand how societies function. The course explores how social forces influence our lives and our chances for success. It also examines social groups, the relationships among social groups, and the ways groups get and maintain power.

Prerequisite: GSR 102 or the equivalent

Program: Sociology

Credit: 3

Other Courses

SOC-495

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Sociology

Credits 1-5

SOC-499

Independent Study

Intensive supervised study and research on topics of…

Sociology

Credits 1-3

SOC-395

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Sociology

Credits 1-5

SOC-405

Current Issues in…

This course will examine a specific issue that…

Sociology

Credits 3

SOC-407

Social Problems

This course will analyze the causes and consequences…

Sociology

Credits 3

SOC-423

Social Theory

This course will cover major sociological and criminological…

Sociology

Credits 3