SOCI 201-451 SOCIAL PROBLEMS Analysis of selected social problems in contemporary society. Emphasis on sociological understanding of the processes by which social problems are defined. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
SOCI 304-001 SOCIAL INEQUALITY Analysis of the variety of class and rank structures found in both past and contemporary societies. Special attention focused on the determinants of social class as well as the related issues of social mobility and changes in class position of both individuals and groups. Additional emphasis on identifying both attitudinal and behavioral consequences of class position. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIB or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IIB).
SOCI 421-001 THEORY I, FOUNDATIONS Analysis of the historical antecedents and contemporary profiles of sociological theory emphasizing major figures and dominant paradigms. Prerequisite: SOCI 101 or permission of instructor. Three hours per week with enhancement.