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SOC205 Social Change

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Examines social changes within and across societies. Explores the central questions, schools of thought, forms of research, and theoretical debates about social issues and how social institutions and systems are organized and change over time. Examines the many ways in which social contexts, historical events, institutional structures, and unequal relations of power shape society and how collective behavior can lead to social change over time. Develops skills needed to think critically about how and why societies change and how the causes and consequences of social change shape the world. Prerequisites: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (See course content and outcomes.)

Credits: 4

List of classes for SOC205 Social Change
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
42611OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From September 29 through December 15, 2022
Ben B CushingBooks for CRN 42611
Class details for CRN 42611
and RemoteNot applicable
from 2 to 3:50pm

From September 29 through December 15, 2022
43148OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From September 26 through December 12, 2022
Kim D SmithBooks for CRN 43148
Class details for CRN 43148
and RemoteNot applicable
from 3 to 4:50pm

From September 26 through December 12, 2022

Class schedule definitions

cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
use the CRN to register in MyPCC – see how to register
Class types:
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  • In-person: class takes place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: class does not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: class takes place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.