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Master Course Outline
Social Problems

Course Number: SOC& 201
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Examines a variety of global social problems (conditions or phenomena that adversely affect significant segments of the population) using sociological approaches to understand their complex dynamics. Interprets the effects of rapid globalization, with particular emphasis on impact on the United States. From a global perspective, this course examines war, over population, environmental degradation, poverty and wealth, unequal health care, race and gender inequality, and crime. In addition to examining problems, students explore possible solutions. Formerly SOC 201, Intro to Social Problems.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
SOC& 201
Winter 2013
9676
Lisa Young
SOC& 201
Spring 2012
5718
chris ruggiero
SOC& 201
Summer 2010
9540
Daniel Ferguson, MS
SOC& 201
Winter 2010
6874
DEVON GUSTAFSON


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)