Sociology - Fall 2018

Intro to Sociology — 3413
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 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Intro to Sociology — 3415
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 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro to Sociology — 3416
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 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Intro to Sociology — 3419
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 20 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intro to Sociology — 3420
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
Siby Thomas

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 212
Oct 2 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Social Problems — 3417
SOC 2520 – 3 credits
David B. Kadanoff

Students will apply the sociological perspective to an understanding of major issues and conflicts in American society. They will explore the impact of social and cultural factors on the creation and definition of social problems and policies, and investigate possible solutions to these problems. Prerequisite: SOC 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 203
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Criminology — 3411
SOC 2560 – 3 credits
Shannon E. Bessette

Students will learn about criminal behavior by evaluating major sociological theories and research. Basic aspects of these theories and their relationship to values, social structures, and the criminal justice system are examined. For both the criminal justice student and those interested in social sciences. Prerequisite: SOC 1510; Corequisite: ENG 1530; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 163
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Sex, Sexuality, and Gender — 3421
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 20 Wed 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm