Sociology - Fall 2017

Intro to Sociology — 3209
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Sociology — 3210
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro to Sociology — 3211
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Intro to Sociology — 3214
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Sociology HONORS — 4412
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Sociology HONORS — 4413
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will use sociological perspectives to critically analyze and understand taken-for-granted aspects of our social world. The influences of culture, socialization, social groups, and institutions on human behavior are investigated. Cultural diversity and issues related to social inequalities are also explored. Eligibility: ENG 1510; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Deviant Behavior — 3215
SOC 2540 – 3 credits
Shannon E. Bessette

Deviant behavior is behavior that attracts widespread social disapproval. In this course, students gain the ability to analyze a variety of deviant behaviors from sociological, critical, and cross-cultural perspectives. Topics include homicide, rape, and family violence to prostitution, unconventional sexuality, and suicide. Prerequisite: SOC 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 284
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Race and Ethnicity — 3213
SOC 2580 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

This course helps students appreciate the multicultural basis of American society. The course is designed to improve understanding of prejudice and discrimination, explore ways to improve intergroup communication and relations, and examine challenges faced by professionals working in settings with racial, ethnic, and religious diversity. Prerequisite: SOC 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Sex, Sexuality, and Gender — 3040
SOC 2590 – 3 credits
Shannon E. Bessette

Students will learn to sex, sexuality, or gender, practices and concepts both from around the world and here in the United States. Students will be able to compare and contrast people's understanding of the body and its development, how people come to understand their own sex and gender characteristics, and the place that each one of us occupies in terms of our sex, sexuality, and gender behaviors. Corerequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 284
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am