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SOC204 Sociology in Everyday Life

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Introduces the sociological perspective and the scientific study of human social behavior. Focuses on the core concepts, theories, and research on human interactions within social groups and how people are shaped by their social locations (status, roles, race, class, sex, age, etc.) within society's structures, stratification systems, and institutions, and by cultural processes such as socialization and group dynamics. Prerequisite: RD 115 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 40249

From the Instructor:
Hello! Thank you for registering for SOC 204. Sociology in Everyday Life will introduce you to the sociological perspective and a variety of sociological concepts, theories, and research, in order to improve your understanding of patterns of social behavior, cultures, structures, institutions, deviance, and inequality. This course will help you develop your own sociological imagination, increase your awareness of how society affects your life, and enable you to critically evaluate sociological processes that occur in the world around you. I hope that you will enjoy the course. The content will become available the first day, on Sept 22. Be sure to get the books for the course and begin reading the introduction. Best wishes, Dr. Kim Smith
Course Specific Requirements:
Required Textbooks (new and used copies available at the PCC bookstore): 1) Croteau, David and W. Hoynes. 2013. Experience Sociology, New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. 2) Gladwell, Malcolm. 2008. Outliers: Story of Success, New York, NY: Hachette Book Group.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 40249 - 22-Sep-2014 thru 13-Dec-2014
Instructor: Kim D Smith
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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