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PSYCH 111 - Human Sexuality

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
This course discusses the biological, psychological and cultural aspects of sexuality. Students become familiar with the reproductive structures and their functions as well as how personal, familial, and cultural factors influence how sexuality is treated and understood. Students also develop a historical view of how attitudes regarding sexuality have changed over time and how the topic has been researched and studied.
Section: 5198
3
credits

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Basic theories and concepts relating to the study of groups in human society are studied. Emphasis is placed on the concept of culture; the reciprocal relationships of culture and the individual. It is designed to introduce interested students to the basic principles of this discipline.
Section: 5183
3
credits

SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
This course provides an exploration of the interpersonal dynamics and changing institutional structures of the family. Topics covered include dating, preparation for marriage, role expectations, communication, family interaction, the future of the nuclear family and alternative family structures. The course is designed for any student with an interest in the area.
Section: 5184
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 5201
4
credits

SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish 2

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Continuation of SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish 1.
Section: 5200
4
credits

SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish 2

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Continuation of SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish 1.
Section: 5203
3
credits

ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course focuses on the cultural behavior of human beings and examines the origin and development of culture. Cross-cultural studies are used to highlight how human groups share common traits as well as how they differ. Course topics include how culture is acquired and shared, the reflexive nature of culture regarding personality, gender, economics, sexuality, kinship, politics, religion, art, and culture change.
Section: 5166
3
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ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course focuses on the cultural behavior of human beings and examines the origin and development of culture. Cross-cultural studies are used to highlight how human groups share common traits as well as how they differ. Course topics include how culture is acquired and shared, the reflexive nature of culture regarding personality, gender, economics, sexuality, kinship, politics, religion, art, and culture change.
Section: 5192
3
credits

CJ 111 - Introduction to Criminology

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
An introduction to the scientific study of the causes and prevention of crime. The course examines criminal behavior and the theories of crime causation.
Section: 5269
3
credits

COMM 101 - Understanding Mass Media

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course asks students to study the impact of American mass media on American culture and on the cultures of other nations; to consider how mass media alters concepts of culture; and to develop an understanding of the economic forces that influence and shape the media. An emphasis will be placed on critical thinking in a seminar situation. The course grants English or Communications credits for Westchester Community College students.
Section: 5143