SOC - Sociology

SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3)

This course emphasizes the fundamental concepts and principles of sociology, including culture, socialization, interaction, social groups and stratification, effects of population growth, and technology in society and social institutions.

SOC 102 Marriage and The Family (3)

This course introduces the institutions of marriage and the family from a sociological perspective. Significant forms and structures of family groups are studied in relation to current trends and social change.

SOC 205 Social Problems (3)

This course is a survey of current social problems in America, stressing the importance of social change and conflicts as they influence perceptions, definitions, etiology, and possible solutions.

SOC 210 Juvenile Delinquency (3)

This course presents the nature, extent, and causes of juvenile delinquency behavior, including strategies used in the prevention, intervention, and control of deviant behavior.

SOC 220 Sociology of the Family (3)

This course includes an application of theory and research related to family behaviors, roles, and values with emphasis on understanding family problems.