SOC 103 Introductory Sociology (3 credits)
This course is an introduction to the broad range of topics encompassed in the "science of society". Students will be exposed to key sociological theories, as well as major sociological concepts such as culture, social structure, socialization, deviance, social institutions, and social inequalities such as social class, race/ethnicity, and gender. Examples will be drawn from various cultures within the United States and will also be drawn from other contemporary societies. Prerequisite: English and Reading placement at college level, or Permission of Instructor.