An introduction to the study of Sociology including its basic concepts, theories, and methods. Topics include analysis and explanations of different social systems, cultures, socialization, deviance, groups, social stratification, race, gender, minorities, and the family. (AA, CSU, UC) (C-ID: SOCI 110) Advisory: ENGL 0950.
Students enrolling in this course must have Internet access and know how to use e-mail. Check the COS online course website at www.siskiyous.edu/online prior to the first day of the sememster for specific course information.
Make sure you obtain your textbook and DVD early so you have them when the course begins. The required textbook is Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-earth Approach, 9th edition, by Henslin and the required DVD is Exploring Society: Introduction to Sociology. This DVD set can be purchased directly from Dallas TeleLearning.
If you have questions about this class, please e-mail the instructor, Rita Browne.