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SOC213 Diversity in the United States

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Provides a sweeping sociological overview of diversity in the United States. Focuses on diversity characteristics such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, age, and ability. Covers the array of experiences, cultural expressions and contributions that make up diversity in the US. Focuses on the development of skills needed to think critically about the causes and consequences of inequity in the US as well as creatively about initiatives that can address that inequity. Explores the central questions, schools of thought, and theoretical debates about diversity as well as the social contexts, historical events, institutional structures, and unequal relations of power that shape society. Introduces ways that institutional reform and collective behavior can lead to social change in relation to diversity and prepare the working professional with tools to practice cultural responsiveness in a diverse society. Prerequisite: (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 SOC213 Diversity in the United States
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
21653RemoteNot applicable
from 2 to 3:50pm

From April 2 through June 11, 2024
Randy E BlazakBooks for CRN 21653 <$40.00
Class details for CRN 21653
Notes: Eligible for Focus Awards
and In-personRock Creek BLDG5 222
from 2 to 3:50pm

From April 4 through June 13, 2024
20688OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From April 1 through June 15, 2024
Aimee S KrouskopBooks for CRN 20688 $0
Class details for CRN 20688
Notes: Eligible for Focus Awards

Class schedule definitions

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Class types:
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  • In-person: classes take place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: classes do not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: classes take place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.
  • In-person and remote: classes meet both in-person and remotely. Attendance at both is required.
  • In-person and online: classes meet in-person with additional online activities required.
  • Remote and online: classes meet remotely with additional online activities required.