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SOC 100 - Introduction to Sociology

Finger Lakes / Community College | Spring 2019
February 13, 2019 — 
What is the connection between the individual and the group? Where do our beliefs and values come from? What causes inequalities? How do we change our social world? In Introduction to Sociology students will learn to use sociological concepts theories and research methods to address questions like these. Sociology provides a unique perspective--often called "the sociological imagination"--that uses scientific research methods of inquiry. This perspective illuminates our daily experiences and decisions by challenging the taken for granted "common sense" view. Introduction to Sociology will help students develop their critical thinking skills in ways that will be useful academically and in daily personal and community life.
Section: U9
3
credits

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Clinton / Community College | Spring 2019
January 28, 2019 — 
This course explores culture and society highlighting how these dynamic forces are created by and affect human social behavior, particularly in contemporary society. Major theoretical perspectives within sociology are emphasized throughout the course and the methods that sociologists use to study social phenomena are discussed. Topics studied include: the process of socialization, social interaction, group dynamics, bureaucracies, deviance, social stratification and inequality on the basis of social class, race, and gender. Social change, social movements and collective behavior are also addressed.
Section: 01
3
credits

SOC 212 - Sociology of the Family

Clinton / Community College | Spring 2019
January 28, 2019 — 
This course offers a comparative theoretical study of family organization in different societies. The dynamic nature of the family institution in American society is a core theme. Historical and contemporary issues are analyzed to include cross-cultural discussions regarding marital interaction, parent-child relations, sexual behavior, divorce, remarriage, and death.
Section: 01
3
credits

SOC 100 - Introduction to Sociology

Finger Lakes / Community College | Spring 2019
January 23, 2019 — 
What is the connection between the individual and the group? Where do our beliefs and values come from? What causes inequalities? How do we change our social world? In Introduction to Sociology students will learn to use sociological concepts theories and research methods to address questions like these. Sociology provides a unique perspective--often called "the sociological imagination"--that uses scientific research methods of inquiry. This perspective illuminates our daily experiences and decisions by challenging the taken for granted "common sense" view. Introduction to Sociology will help students develop their critical thinking skills in ways that will be useful academically and in daily personal and community life.
Section: U1
3
credits

SOC 100 - Introduction to Sociology

Finger Lakes / Community College | Spring 2019
January 23, 2019 — 
What is the connection between the individual and the group? Where do our beliefs and values come from? What causes inequalities? How do we change our social world? In Introduction to Sociology students will learn to use sociological concepts theories and research methods to address questions like these. Sociology provides a unique perspective--often called "the sociological imagination"--that uses scientific research methods of inquiry. This perspective illuminates our daily experiences and decisions by challenging the taken for granted "common sense" view. Introduction to Sociology will help students develop their critical thinking skills in ways that will be useful academically and in daily personal and community life.
Section: U2
3
credits

SOC 200 - Social Problems

Finger Lakes / Community College | Spring 2019
January 23, 2019 — 
A sociological examination of the causes consequences and extent of persisting social problems. Special attention will be given to an examination of our economic and political structure along with an examination of various forms of social inequality. Social and political policy considerations will also be studied as they bear upon possible solutions to social problems under study.
Section: U1
3
credits

SOC 209 - Our Cultural Approach to Death

Finger Lakes / Community College | Spring 2019
January 23, 2019 — 
An interdisciplinary examination of our culture's attitudes beliefs and rituals as they relate to death and dying. Coping techniques the process of bereavement for individuals and communities ethical spiritual and moral issues related to death will be examined. Cross cultural variation will also be considered.
Section: U1
3
credits

SO 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Columbia-Greene / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
An introduction to and overview of the field of sociology. Gives students a basic working knowledge of the major institutions present in American society and their relationship to power, conflict, and social change.
Section: 1
3
credits

SOC 101 - Intro to Sociology

Niagara County / Community College | Spring 2019
January 14, 2019 — 
To view the course description and catalog entry you will need to go to the following link, select the term from the drop down list and click on the submit button.  NCCC Course Descriptions All NCCC online and hybrid courses are run on the NCCC Blackboard learning management system. To access the course visit the NCCC website at: NCCC Website and select Blackboard Learn from the quick links menu. 
Section: W0W1
3
credits

SOC 101 - Intro to Sociology

Niagara County / Community College | Spring 2019
January 14, 2019 — 
To view the course description and catalog entry you will need to go to the following link, select the term from the drop down list and click on the submit button.  NCCC Course Descriptions All NCCC online and hybrid courses are run on the NCCC Blackboard learning management system. To access the course visit the NCCC website at: NCCC Website and select Blackboard Learn from the quick links menu. 
Section: W0W2