SOC 100 - Principles of Sociology
Section: 020
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in SOC 195 or 300. No credit for seniors.
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to first and second year students. Juniors are strongly encouraged to enroll in SOC 300. Seniors must elect SOC 300.
Other Course Info:
May not be included in a Sociology concentration plan. (Introductory course).
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Sociology may be defined simply as “the study of human groups” or the “study of human social arrangements,” but sociology is also a perspective, a set of methods, a canon of literature, and an ongoing conversation about the patterns, probabilities, principles and processes that characterize society. This course will be divided into three sections: (1) an introduction to sociology as a discipline and mindset via Allan Johnson’s book, The Forest and the Trees; (2) the history of sociology – its key figures and the major concepts that have occupied the field over the past century and a half; and (3) an introduction to ten key issues addressed by contemporary sociology – class, race, gender, sexuality, religion, education, heath care, crime, the media, and the environment.

Students will demonstrate their learning through three non-cumulative tests, a research paper written in stages, and participation in discussion sections and lecture.

SOC 100 - Principles of Sociology
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Note: STUDENTS ARE AUTO-ENROLLED IN LEC 040 WHEN THEY ELECT ONE DIS 041-048.
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