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SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2018
January 16, 2018 — 
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: 11041
3
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SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2018
January 16, 2018 — 
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: 10983
3
credits

SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2018
January 16, 2018 — 
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: 10984
3
credits

SOC 103 - Social Problems

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2018
January 16, 2018 — 
This course provides an analysis and discussion of contemporary social problems, their historical roots and structural causes: crime, delinquency, poverty, ethnic relations, war, family, student unrest and bureaucracy. It is designed to provide students with a critical ability to look beneath current situations in order to discover their causes and roots.
Section: 11040
3
credits

ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
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: 1002
3
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ANTHR 101 - Cultural Anthropology

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
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: 1018
3
credits

ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of demand and supply, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are also analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.
Section: 1003
3
credits

ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
This course provides an analysis of the basic market forces of demand and supply, and economic outcomes under different market structures such as competitive, imperfectly competitive and monopolistic markets. The labor and capital markets are also analyzed. In addition, the economics of the public sector emphasizes tax policy, externalities, monopoly power and the provision of public goods. The course examines contemporary social issues such as income distribution, poverty and the welfare system as well as global issues such as international trade and protectionism.
Section: 1010
3
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GEOG 101 - World Geography

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
This course provides an introductory survey of the study of geography as a social science which emphasizes the relevance of geographic concepts to human problems. Attention is focused on peoples, cultures and resources within a global context. Maps are used extensively throughout the course.
Section: 1019
3
credits

HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Winter 2017-18
December 26, 2017 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 1011