Sociology - Fall 2018

Intro to Sociology — 3244
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
Meghan Y. McCune

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

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 309
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 11:00 am – 11:50 am
Intro to Sociology — 3245
SOC 1510 – 3 credits
Meghan Y. McCune

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

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 309
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Social Problems — 3246
SOC 2520 – 3 credits
Meghan Y. McCune

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

Cattaraugus County Campus

Technology Center 309
Aug 27 – Dec 20 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Criminology — 3243
SOC 2560 – 3 credits
Katy-Jan Bobseine

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

Cattaraugus County Campus

College Center 227
Aug 28 – Dec 20 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm