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ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
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: 13509
3
credits

ECON 102 - Microeconomics

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
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: 13629
3
credits

PSYCH 101 - General Psychology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
This course is an introduction to psychology as a behavioral science. Topics include the theoretical perspectives of psychology, research methodology, the biological basis of behavior, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, learning and memory. While primarily a lecture and a discussion course, other pedagogical methods such as case studies, student projects, films, and on-line exercises may be used to develop a more comprehensive understanding of human behavior. Designed for students who meet the college’s requirements for enrollment in first-year undergraduate courses who want an introduction to psychology.
Section: 13510
3
credits

PSYCH 101 - General Psychology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
This course is an introduction to psychology as a behavioral science. Topics include the theoretical perspectives of psychology, research methodology, the biological basis of behavior, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, learning and memory. While primarily a lecture and a discussion course, other pedagogical methods such as case studies, student projects, films, and on-line exercises may be used to develop a more comprehensive understanding of human behavior. Designed for students who meet the college’s requirements for enrollment in first-year undergraduate courses who want an introduction to psychology.
Section: 13516
3
credits

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
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: 13511
3
credits

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
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: 12950
3
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HUSV 210 - Human Sexuality

Hudson Valley / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
This course studies human sexuality from biological, psychosocial and humanistic perspectives. Students will be examining course content within the framework of their own moral standards and value systems.
Section: 620
3
credits

SOCL 100 - Sociology

Hudson Valley / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
An introduction to the scientific study of human social interaction with emphasis on societies, groups, organizations, social networks and communities as the units of analysis. Topics covered include culture, social structure, socialization, sex roles, groups, and networks, organizations, deviance and social stratification, race and ethnic relations and social institutions.
Section: 620
3
credits

SOCL 120 - Cultural Diversity in American Society

Hudson Valley / Community College | Spring 2020
March 23, 2020 — 
Cultural Diversity in American Society is a course designed to strengthen student awareness of cultural diversity. This course focuses on the analysis of a wide spectrum of selected minority groups and their relationship to the dominant society and culture. The socio/psychological components which have brought about the groups' unique ethnic identity will be investigated. Heavy emphasis will be placed on examining the positive consequences of cross-cultural awareness as a means of lessening intergroup tensions and conflicts.
Section: 620
3
credits

PSY 138 - Psychology of Human Relations

North Country / Community College | Spring 2020
March 18, 2020 — 
Enables students to increase their human interaction skills and to understand the necessity for skilled interpersonal relationships. Communication concepts, theories, and principles of human behavior relevant to interpersonal relationships are discussed, learned, and demonstrated. The individual and the individual response in a group setting are emphasized.
Section: Z2