This course is designed to introduce students to the basic terminology, theories, research and topics sociologists study. More specifically, students will be introduced to the relationship between the individual and society; how social structures, such as organizations, family, the mass media, etc., shape views, perceptions, and behaviors; and to society’s issues and problems.
The following modules will be covered during the course.
- Principles of Sociology
- Social Problems
- Marriage and families
- Social Institutions
- Sociology of Human Sexuality
- Introduction to Ethics
- Contemporary Race and Ethnic Studies